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SG60-72. 1939 Set of 13. Brilliant fresh U/M mint...
SG60-72. 1939 Set of 13. Brilliant fresh U/M mint...
55.00

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SG193-207. 1960 Set of 15. Superb fine used...
SG193-207. 1960 Set of 15. Superb fine used...
45.00

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SG G26-G40. 1954 Set of 15. Superb fine used...
SG G26-G40. 1954 Set of 15. Superb fine used...
70.00

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SG99-105. 1932 Set of 7 plus perforation varieties. Superb fresh
SG99-105. 1932 Set of 7 plus perforation varieties. Superb fresh
120.00

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SG43-54. 1939 Set of 12 plus a couple of shades. Brilliant fresh
SG43-54. 1939 Set of 12 plus a couple of shades. Brilliant fresh
35.00

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SG135-146. 1948 Set of 12. Brilliant fresh U/M mint...
SG135-146. 1948 Set of 12. Brilliant fresh U/M mint...
45.00

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SG120a-132. 1938 Set of 13. Brilliant fresh U/M mint...
SG120a-132. 1938 Set of 13. Brilliant fresh U/M mint...
30.00

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SG S1. 1916 1/2d Green. Superb fresh mint...
SG S1. 1916 1/2d Green. Superb fresh mint...
50.00

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SG S2. 1916 1d Scarlet. Superb fresh mint...
SG S2. 1916 1d Scarlet. Superb fresh mint...
50.00

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SG16a. 1905 2/6 Black and brown. Very fine fresh well centred mi
SG16a. 1905 2/6 Black and brown. Very fine fresh well centred mi
330.00

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SG136. 1897 $1 Lake. Superb used with a neat 'WINNIPEG'...
SG136. 1897 $1 Lake. Superb used with a neat 'WINNIPEG'...
165.00

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SG12a. 1922 2d Orange (Die i). 'Overprint Inverted'. Superb fres
SG12a. 1922 2d Orange (Die i). 'Overprint Inverted'. Superb fres
150.00

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SG51. 1913 5/- Grey-green and violet. very fine well centred min
SG51. 1913 5/- Grey-green and violet. very fine well centred min
45.00

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SG1278ab. 1992 $2 Multicoloured. 'Imperforate Pair'. Brilliant U
SG1278ab. 1992 $2 Multicoloured. 'Imperforate Pair'. Brilliant U
525.00

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SG399. 1913 2/6 Vandyke brown. Brilliant U/M mint...
SG399. 1913 2/6 Vandyke brown. Brilliant U/M mint...
2,300.00

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SG403, 1913 1 Deep green. Brilliant fresh well centred mint...
SG403, 1913 1 Deep green. Brilliant fresh well centred mint...
2,100.00

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SG O17. 1895 'OFFICIAL'. 1r.12c Dull rose. Superb fresh mint...
SG O17. 1895 'OFFICIAL'. 1r.12c Dull rose. Superb fresh mint...
65.00

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SG O17. 1895 'OFFICIAL'. 1r.12c Dull rose. Superb fine used...
SG O17. 1895 'OFFICIAL'. 1r.12c Dull rose. Superb fine used...
50.00

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SG69. 1914 1 Black/red. Superb fresh U/M mint...
SG69. 1914 1 Black/red. Superb fresh U/M mint...
395.00

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SG36. 1894 6pi Olive-grey. Brilliant fresh mint...
SG36. 1894 6pi Olive-grey. Brilliant fresh mint...
150.00

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SG37. 1893 12pi Orange brown. Lovely fresh mint...
SG37. 1893 12pi Orange brown. Lovely fresh mint...
75.00

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SG68aw. 1904 9pi Yellow-brown and carmine. 'Watermark Inverted'.
SG68aw. 1904 9pi Yellow-brown and carmine. 'Watermark Inverted'.
200.00

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SGO22-O27. 1903 'SERVICE'. Set of 6. Choice brilliant fresh mint
SGO22-O27. 1903 'SERVICE'. Set of 6. Choice brilliant fresh mint
125.00

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SG96-107. 1935 Set of 12. Brilliant fresh U/M mint...
SG96-107. 1935 Set of 12. Brilliant fresh U/M mint...
210.00

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SG60-78. 1924 Set of 19. Brilliant fresh mint...
SG60-78. 1924 Set of 19. Brilliant fresh mint...
165.00

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SG40 & 27. 1859. 'SHERWIN' Combination Cover... P.O.R.
SG40 & 27. 1859. 'SHERWIN' Combination Cover...
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S.G.40 and 27. 1859.

2d. Deep blue ('SHERWIN') PAIR and (4d.) Green (Britannia issue).

Letter sheet from Port Louis to Paris, France, bearing a fantastic horizontal PAIR of 2d. Deep blue 'SHERWIN' (Positions 8/9), together with (4d.) Green (Britannia issue), all tied by a superb, neat circle 'PAID' cancel.

Backstamped 'G.P.O. MAURITIUS DE 9 1859', 'MARSEILLE A PARIS 5 JANV 60' and 'PARIS 6 JANV 60', and on the front handstruck black '16' (decimes) charge (due on arrival in France, with 8 decimes = 7 1/2 grams under the revised Anglo-French Postal Convention by 1856).

Numerous Certificates.

Provenance; Dale-Lichtenstein (1970) and Kanai (1993).

THERE ARE ONLY 7 COVERS RECORDED BEARING A 'SHERWIN' ISSUE, INCLUDING 2 COMBINATION COVERS. THIS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT AND SPECTACULAR OF THE 'SHERWIN' COVERS.

A REMARKABLE PHILATELIC GEM!


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SG628a. 1961 CEPT 10d. Third Stamp MAJOR ERROR "Pale Green (from
SG628a. 1961 CEPT 10d. Third Stamp MAJOR ERROR "Pale Green (from
0.00

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SG235b. 1933 $4.50 on 10c (Land of Heart's Delight) Orange-yello
SG235b. 1933 $4.50 on 10c (Land of Heart's Delight) Orange-yello
0.00

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SG133. 1882 5 Orange. 'Blued Paper'. A breathtaking U/M mint.
SG133. 1882 5 Orange. 'Blued Paper'. A breathtaking U/M mint.
0.00

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SG18a. 1897 2c on 5c. 'UNSEVERED PAIR'. Superb fresh well centre
SG18a. 1897 2c on 5c. 'UNSEVERED PAIR'. Superb fresh well centre
0.00

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SG13a. 1861 1d Carmine. THE TRULY MAGNIFICENT BLOCK...
SG13a. 1861 1d Carmine. THE TRULY MAGNIFICENT BLOCK...
0.00

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SG8. 1858 Immaculate small white envelope from New Plymouth...
SG8. 1858 Immaculate small white envelope from New Plymouth...
0.00

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SG O1. 1934. The UNIQUE Block of FOUR on Cover...
SG O1. 1934. The UNIQUE Block of FOUR on Cover...
0.00

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SG216a. 1964 6d Black and light blue. 'GLASGOW' ERROR. FANTASTIC
SG216a. 1964 6d Black and light blue. 'GLASGOW' ERROR. FANTASTIC
0.00

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SG9. 1853. 2d Deep blue. Fantastic cover bearing strip of 3...
SG9. 1853. 2d Deep blue. Fantastic cover bearing strip of 3...
0.00

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SG20a. 1883 8c Orange. 'Overprint Inverted'. Very fine fresh min
SG20a. 1883 8c Orange. 'Overprint Inverted'. Very fine fresh min
0.00

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SG40 & 27. 1859. 'SHERWIN' Combination Cover...
SG40 & 27. 1859. 'SHERWIN' Combination Cover...
0.00

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SG2a. 1908 1d Red. 'Overprint Omitted, In Pair with Normal'. A b
SG2a. 1908 1d Red. 'Overprint Omitted, In Pair with Normal'. A b
0.00

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SG M22a. 1915 12 1/2h Drab. 'Pair, One Without Handstamp'. Super
SG M22a. 1915 12 1/2h Drab. 'Pair, One Without Handstamp'. Super
0.00

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SG3. 1848 1d Orange-vermilion. A Titan Of Empire Philately!
SG3. 1848 1d Orange-vermilion. A Titan Of Empire Philately!
0.00

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SG136b. 1934 1pi 'Imperf Between Horizontal Pair'. Unique Corner
SG136b. 1934 1pi 'Imperf Between Horizontal Pair'. Unique Corner
0.00

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SG55d. 1898 1d Vermilion and pale ultramarine. 'CENTRE OMITTED'.
SG55d. 1898 1d Vermilion and pale ultramarine. 'CENTRE OMITTED'.
0.00

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SG235a. 1933 $4.50 on 75c Yellow-brown. 'SURCHARGE INVERTED'...
SG235a. 1933 $4.50 on 75c Yellow-brown. 'SURCHARGE INVERTED'...
0.00

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SG67. 1903 10 Grey and blue. Brilliant fresh U/M pair...
SG67. 1903 10 Grey and blue. Brilliant fresh U/M pair...
0.00

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SG37 VARIETY. 1859 2d Blue. "Lapirot". UNIQUE...
SG37 VARIETY. 1859 2d Blue. "Lapirot". UNIQUE...
0.00

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SG504b+504c. 1951 1d The Magnificent Imperforate Block. U/M mint
SG504b+504c. 1951 1d The Magnificent Imperforate Block. U/M mint
0.00

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